Florida State University

Florida State University

MFA and PhD Programs

MFA Program Established: 
2005
Location: 
Tallahassee, FL
Genres Include:
Poetry and Fiction
Residency: 
Full
Program Size: 
60
Application Deadline: 
January 1, 2014
Application Fee: 
30
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Janet Atwater
Core Faculty Includes: 

Julianna Baggott, Erin Belieu, R.M. Berry, Robert Olen Butler, Jennine Capó Crucet, Joann Gardner, Barbara Hamby, James Kimbrell, David Kirby, Diane Roberts, Virgil Suarez, Mark Winegardner

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Teaching Assistantships, Fellowships

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

This program features weekly community readings and hosts the annual Florida State University Film and Literature conference. It offers coursework and practical experience in editing, as well as a certificate in Publishing and Editing.

The MFA requires 45 semester hours (approximately two years) to complete. The PhD must be completed within five years of residency.